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Press Release: Child Advocates Challenge Current Ed Tech Standards,

Sept. 30, 2004

New report says government and high-tech industry thrust expensive and unproven technology on schools, hurting children and undermining real technology literacy. 

 

Computers and Children: Position Statement

September 12, 2000

Computers are reshaping children's lives, at home and at school, in profound and unexpected ways. Common sense suggests that we consider the potential harm, as well as the promised benefits, of this change.

 

Press Release: Experts Call for Time-Out from Push for High-Tech Childhood,

September 12, 2000 

Billions are being spent on computers in kindergarten and elementary schools with little indication that they are necessary for long-term learning.

 

Technology Literacy: Four Guiding Principles for Educators and Parents

Proposed guidelines for a holistic and age-appropriate approach to technology education.

 

Technology Testimony

Testimony from the Alliance for Childhood on the Question of Web-Based Education